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18 October Monday

Webinar: The Fight Against Breast Cancer

18 October 2021, 18:30 - 18 October 2021, 19:30
Online, CA

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and for that reason this month’s webinar focuses on the fight against breast cancer, the current challenges and the impact of covid in the screening and treatment of the disease.

Learn from our two guest speakers, Dr. Fátima Cardoso from Portugal and Dr. John Williams from the United States. Dr. Fatima Cardoso is a Medical Oncologist. She is the director of the Breast Unit at the Champalimaud Clinical Centre and she is President of the ABC Global Alliance, a non-profit association in Portugal, is a multi-stakeholder platform for all those interested in collaborating on common projects relating to advanced breast cancer around the world. Dr. John Williams is a breast surgeon and expert on malignant and benign diseases of the breast. In 2019, he received a presidential appointment to be chairman of the President’s Cancer Panel at the National Institute of Health. And in 2008, Dr. Williams founded the Novant UVA Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Conference to enhance the “Team Approach” of breast specialists working together to treat this disease.

Learn more about Dr. Fátima Cardoso and the ABC Global Alliance: https://www.abcglobalalliance.org

Learn more about Dr. John Williams work: https://drjohnwilliams.com